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SPECIES: human, Caucasian
ECACC catalog code: 87061205
Morphology: Round & Refractile
Description: Human Caucasian colon adenocarcinoma
Viruses: See Properties
Depositor: Prof G Moore, Colorado Oncology Foundation, Denver General Hospital, Co 80204-4507, USA (Originator)
No restrictions. Patent: None Specified By Depositor
Properties: Products: Serotonin, epinephrine, NPP, Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and PTH Applications: Hormone studies
Available in the following LABORATORY:
Part of the Business Division of the Health Protection Agency (ECACC, Salisbury, Wiltshire)
RPMI 1640 + 2mM Glutamine + 10% Fetal Bovine Serum (FBS). Maintain cultures between 3-9x100,000 cells/ml; 5% CO2; 37C. may semi-adhere to culture flask.
Karyotype: Hyperdiploid, Modal No 53
Isolated from a moderately undifferentiated adenocarcinoma from the sigmoid colon of a 55 year old Caucasian female. The cells have double minute (DM) chromosomes.
Research council deposit: No;
Price Code: C;
Validated by: isoenzymes (species confirmation)
Availability in cell line catalogues: ATCC: CCL 220
- Cancer Res 1979;39:4914-4924 - PMID: 498117
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Dott.ssa Barbara Parodi
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Cell Line Data Base: structure and recent improvements towards molecular authentication of human cell lines.
Nucleic Acids Research 2009 37(Database issue):D925-D932.